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DIANA OLIFIROVA

Director of Photography: dianaolifirova.com

 

A winner of the British Society of Cinematographer’s Emerging Cinematographer’s Award for her work on the short film All Of Me directed by Daphne Shmon, Diana is a graduate of the NFTS and has worked with directors including BAFTA nominated Harry Lighton, Remi Laudat, Eva Riley and Joshua Osborne. Her work has played at festivals worldwide, and she has also been nominated for Best Cinematography at the Underwire Film Festival.

 

FEATURE

LIARS & CHEATS
Prod. Fred Bonham-Carter
Dir. Jacob Migicovsky

 

FEATURE DOCUMENTARY

LONDON SYMPHONY
Prod. Disobedient Films
Dir. Alex Barrett
Nominated: Edinburgh International Film Fest 2017 – The Michael Powell Award Best British Film

 

SHORT FILM

TOAD’S OIL
Dir. Yutong Bai
Prod. Yutong Bai

STRANGE CITIES ARE FAMILIAR
Dir. Saeed Taji Farouki

WHO IS SHE
Dir. Libby Burke Wilde
Nominated for FWAwards 2017

LEASH
Dir. Harry Lighton
Winner of the “Enter The Pitch” competition
Nomination – Best Short Film: BFI London Film Festival 2018
Nomination – Best Int’l Short: Encounters Film Festival 2018
Official Selection: Aesthetica Film Festival 2018

THE INVADERS SONG
Dir. Emma Swinton
Winner: Isle of Man Film Fest Pitch

ALL OF ME
Dir. Daphne Schmon
Winner: BSC Emerging Cinematographer 2017 British Society of Cinematographers
Official Selection: Palm Springs 2017 / London Short Film Fest 2017
Nominated: Rhode Island International Short Film Fest 2017 – Grand Prize
Nominated: Underwire Film Fest and Lift-Off Season Awards 2017 – Best Cinematography

OUR FATHER
Dir. Sami Abusamra

EMMA, CHANGE THE LOCKS
Dir. Julia Hart
Official Selection: BFI Future Film Festival 2017
Official Selection: Raindance Film Festival 2017
Official Selection: LA Cinefest 2015

THE AGREEMENT
Dir. Eva Riley
Official Selection Aesthetica Film Festival 2015
Official Selection: Underwire Film Festival 2015
Official Selection: London Short Film Festival 2016

PLAYMATE
Dir. Jam Patel
Official Selection: CANIFF 2017
Official Selection: Berlin Film Festival 2017
Winner: Copenhagen Film Festival 2017 – Best International Film

THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS
Dir. Jordan Rossi
Premiered with Contentmonde Magazine
European Premiere: London Short Film Festival 2017
Official Selection: Buenos Aires International Film Festival 2017
Official Selection: Berlin Film Festival 2017

AFTER THE END
Dir. Sam Southward
Winner: Palm Springs International Short Film Fesivalt 2015 – 2nd Best Student Animation
Winner: 26th Festival du Film Britannique de Dinard – Hitchock Award Best Short Film
Winner: KuanDu International Film – Best International Student Film
Official Selection: Annecy International Animation Festival 2015

JE SUIS MAL
Dir. Masha Kondakova
Screened at The Commercial Directors Diversity Program Showcase in Los Angeles at the DGA 2017

NOT TODAY
Dir. Christina Sivolap
Winner: Trieste Film Fest Italy 2015 – TFF Short Award for Best Short Film

 

 

COMMERCIALS / MUSIC PROMOS

 

Small Steps Hogarth Coral Brown
Karma Nirvana Watchable Tanya Stephan
Jean Paul Gaultier i-D Magazine Tom Ivin
Mist feat. Jessie Ware Millicent Hailes Greatcoat Films
James Bay: Wild Love BABYBABY RiffRaff Film
The Orielles: Blue Suitcase Jack Barraclough Greatcoat Films
Virgin Trains: Be Bold Sami Abusamra
ELLE for Selfridges Harry Reavley
Tom Misch: Movie Joshua Osborne OB Management
Passenger: Simple Song Yousef Thami
Voodoo and The Crypts: Feeling Torz Ayling Cape Films
Joy Crookes: Bad Feeling Joy Crookes & Remi Laudat
Hugh: Go Anna Brooks & Katie Callaghan
House of Flora Harry Reavley
John Newman: I'm Not Your Man Danny Gold Hunger TV
The Brian Jonestown Massacre: Pish Browzan